caiman lizard

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Noun1.caiman lizard - crocodile-like lizard of South America having powerful jaws for crushing snails and mussels
teiid, teiid lizard - tropical New World lizard with a long tail and large rectangular scales on the belly and a long tail
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These births will provide a rare opportunity for researchers to make new discoveries about caiman lizard breeding and development.
Caiman lizards are listed as a CITES Appendix II species, owing to the possibility that they might soon be under threat of extinction in their native South American habitats.
Another reptile, the caiman lizard (Dracena paraguayensis), is harder to find.